Free Traders' Club workshop

Dublin based, twice a month on Friday's

Attend our next Beginners Traders' Club workshop and discuss trading opportunities
and techniques with traders and our local experts.

  • Hosted by independent trader Phillip Konchar
  • This seminar is suitable for all traders developing their skills

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US manufacturing
PMI announced

  • Preliminary reading indicates
    bounceback, from 55.7 exp and
    55.8 in July to 58 in August

  • Highest reading in four years

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Market update

Extended hours on US stocks

We've extended our trading hours on key US stocks, up until 1am Mon-Thurs and 10pm Fri (London time).

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* UK's largest retail FX provider based on number of active accounts (Investment Trends UK Leveraged Trading Report December 2013).

** London time.

1 No.1 spread betting and CFD provider: for CFDs, based on revenue excluding FX, published financial statements, July 2014; number of active UK financial spread betting accounts (Investment Trends UK Leveraged Trading Report December 2013).

2 Satisfaction rating for range of instruments to trade (spread betting) and range of currency pairs (forex) (Investment Trends UK Leveraged Trading Report December 2013).